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 2018-07-17 13:10 

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Gold inches up but remains mired near seven-month low ahead of Jerome Powell's testimony...

The metal's biggest problem is that the dollar is upstaging it as a safe haven, says Nikos Kavalis of Metals Focus...

 2018-07-17 13:10 

Business Live

Japan and EU sign trade agreement amid worries about Trump's trade war...

The deal, which creates the world's largest open economic area, hopes to counter Donald Trump's protectionist trade policies...

 2018-07-17 13:10 

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Thousands cheer Barack Obama ahead of his Nelson Mandela lecture...

The former US president received a rousing welcome at the Wanderers Stadium where he will deliver the 16th Nelson Mandela annual lecture...

 2018-07-17 13:10 

Business Live

China's PDD, backed by Tencent, to raise up to $1.6bn in US IPO...

The e-commerce giant, one of China's fastest growing start-ups, is offering 85.6-million American Depositary Shares, with Tencent good for $250m worth...

 2018-07-17 12:29 

News24

At least 49 killed, 20 missing in Nigeria floods...

Flooding caused by torrential rains on Nigeria's border with Niger has left at least 49 people dead and another 20 missing, the emergency services say....

 2018-07-17 12:26 

News24

Stranded woman drank water from moss after California crash...

A self-described lucky beachcomber says her best find yet is a woman who survived a 250-foot car plunge off a cliff and a week stranded on a remote California beach....

 2018-07-17 12:25 

Mail & Guardian

DEVELOPING: Eskom's head of security resigns...

Brigadier-General Tebogo Rakau had stepped down with immediate effect...

 2018-07-17 12:10 

Business Live

Ramaphoria has translated into renewed support for the ANC...

Results from an Ipsos opinion poll suggest the ANC is likely to easily retain its outright majority in the 2019 general election...

 2018-07-17 12:10 

Business Live

Netflix has failed its faithful...

Subscriber growth is manifest destiny as the streaming services sinks billions of dollars into original programming, writes Shira Ovide...

 2018-07-17 12:10 

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Japan and EU sign trade agreement amid worries about Trump's trade war...
 2018-07-17 12:09 

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High court postpones important ruling on state of SA's schools...

Equal Education, which is trying to hold the government to its own standards for school infrastructure, is unhappy about the delay...

 2018-07-17 12:09 

Business Live

What McKinsey lost in the fire...

Consumers hold people accountable for branding mistakes, and trust, once broken, takes an effort to rebuild...

 2018-07-17 12:09 

Business Live

Conservationist warns that lion bones quota will kill SA's tourism industry...

EMS Foundation director Michele Pickover is 'gobsmacked' by decision to 'take lions and kill them for their bones'...

 2018-07-17 12:09 

Business Live

Mmusi Maimane to lead march to Nyanga police station to call for army protection...

The DA leader's spokesperson says Police Minister Bheki Cele has backtracked on a promise by predecessor Fikile Mbalula that the army will be sent to the Cape Flats...

 2018-07-17 12:00 

Mail & Guardian

LIVESTREAM: Watch the 16th annual Mandela lecture...

Barack Obama delivers the 16th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture...

 2018-07-17 12:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Sappi says to fund research on AI, bringing carbon emissions to net zero...

Pulp and paper company Sappi says it will fund research on artificial intelligence and bringing carbon emissions to net zero in the industry....

 2018-07-17 11:43 

News24

WATCH: Incredible moment jet skiers rescue elderly UK man clinging to buoy...

Two jet skiers helped save an elderly man clinging to a buoy off Sandbanks beach on the south coast of England....

 2018-07-17 11:31 

News24

Woman impaled by beach umbrella on New Jersey shore...

US police say a woman was impaled by a beach umbrella on the New Jersey shore....

 2018-07-17 11:12 

News24

Procession marks 100th anniversary of czar's execution...

Thousands of pilgrims have begun a procession marking the 100th anniversary of the execution of Czar Nicholas II and his family....

 2018-07-17 11:11 

News24

Man shot in face by 80-year-old KZN farmer in stable condition - police...

A 44-year-old man who was shot in the face by an 80-year-old farmer in Bergville is in a stable condition in hospital, KwaZulu-Natal police say....

 2018-07-17 11:09 

Business Live

UN using Google's satellite imagery to monitor water-based ecosystems...

In partnership with the UN Environment Programme, Google is producing geospatial maps, focusing on fresh-water ecosystems, such as rivers and forests...

 2018-07-17 11:09 

Business Live

Eskom executive Tebogo Rakau quits amid rumours of an internal investigation...

Rakau along with Eskom's disgraced former chief financial officer, Anoj Singh were among senior staff Brian Molefe brought over from Transnet in 2015...

 2018-07-17 11:09 

Business Live

China keeps 6.5% growth target despite recent signs of weakness...
 2018-07-17 11:09 

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Oil steadies as supply outages counterbalance increasing output...

Fears of shortages, which pushed prices as high as $80 per barrel earlier in 2018, are receding and concerns about looming surpluses are growing...

 2018-07-17 11:09 

Business Live

EDITOR'S LUNCHBOX: Even (some) Republicans are disgusted with Trump's capitulation to Putin...

In other oxymoronic news, if it's 'uncorroborated hearsay', it's not 'evidence' (#JustSaying)...

 2018-07-17 11:06 

News24

Migrants crossing Niger to Europe falls by 95% says EU...

The flow of migrants crossing through Niger in a bid to reach Europe has fallen by 95%, European Parliament President Antonio Tajani has announced ahead of a visit to Niger....

 2018-07-17 11:02 

Mail & Guardian

Unions take on bus bosses seeking wage exemptions...

Five bus companies have applied to be exempt from the wage deal that was signed after the near month-long strike...

 2018-07-17 11:02 

Mail & Guardian

Read: The preliminary findings of South Africa's latest HIV household survey...

A summary of Human Sciences Research Council's latest national HIV survey shows a massive 44% reduction in the rate of new infections in the country....

 2018-07-17 11:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Anglo American Platinum says commits to venture capital funds...

Mining company Anglo American Platinum said on Tuesday it had committed to $200 million (about R2.6 billion) in venture capital funds....

 2018-07-17 10:52 

Mail & Guardian

DA challenges Ipsos poll report...

The Democratic Alliance has rubbished the report which indicates support for the party is waning...

 2018-07-17 10:47 

News24

LIVE: Barack Obama to deliver annual #NelsonMandelaLecture...

Former US president Barack Obama is scheduled to deliver the annual Nelson Mandela lecture at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg where a crowd of about 9 000 people is expected....

 2018-07-17 10:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Jeff Bezos will most probably be a trillionaire by 2030...

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has become the richest man in modern history with a net worth of $150 billion....

 2018-07-17 10:21 

Mail & Guardian

Injured Bulls prop sues union for R45-million...

Morne Mellett says he was examined by the team doctor on the field and cleared to to keep playing the match...

 2018-07-17 10:12 

News24

'Treasonous' Trump blasted by lawmakers after 'shameful' Putin summit...

Donald Trump returned from his European tour to face ire in Washington, where US intelligence officials and senior Republicans have denounced the president as 'shameful' and 'disgraceful'; after he refused to challenge Russian leader Vladim...

 2018-07-17 10:12 

News24

Tunisia leaders meet for talks on 'political crisis'...

Tunisia's top political leaders have met for crisis talks after President Beji Caid Essebsi suggested in a controversial interview that his prime minister should resign....

 2018-07-17 10:11 

News24

City of Tshwane restores 90% of power to Pretoria East after substation fire...

The City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality says it has restored power to about 90% of affected areas in Pretoria East after the Wapadrand substation fire....

 2018-07-17 10:09 

Business Live

Rand loses shine amid apparent consolidation...

The relative strength in the currency will help take pressure off the Reserve Bank...

 2018-07-17 10:09 

Business Live

UK employment hits a record high, but pay growth slows...

The figures point to healthy demand for labour as the economy picked up from a snow-blighted first quarter...

 2018-07-17 10:09 

Business Live

NEWS ANALYSIS: Brexit rivals unite over their hatred for May's plan...

A revote on the 2016 Brexit referendum is starting to look like the only way to cut through the knot of opposition from all sides...

 2018-07-17 10:00 

Business Report (IOL)

PBT to focus on becoming an IT business...

Business intelligence company PBT Group said yesterday that it was planning to dispose of some of its assets....

 2018-07-17 09:58 

Business Report (IOL)

LOOK: Public invited to #BRICS photographic exhibition...

The public is invited to a joint photographic exhibition, which forms part of the BRICS Media Forum taking place in Cape Town this week....

 2018-07-17 09:52 

News24

General Council of the Bar of SA to appeal SCA ruling on Jiba...

The General Council of the Bar of South Africa will apply for leave to appeal against a Supreme Court of Appeal judgment that overturned a High Court ruling that the National Prosecuting Authority's Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi be struck off the ...

 2018-07-17 09:45 

Mail & Guardian

General Council of the Bar of SA to appeal SCA ruling on Jiba...

In a statement on Tuesday, it said the decision on whether the GCB should apply for leave to appeal the judgement of the SCA was "extensively debated"...

 2018-07-17 09:35 

News24

Zwelihle residents struggle to access emergency services during Hermanus protests...

Some Zwelihle residents claim they have not been able to access police and medical assistance since violent protests flared up in the Hermanus community....

 2018-07-17 09:32 

News24

Is 'Ramaphoria' working? Poll puts ANC support at 60%...

A new poll by market research firm Ipsos has the ANC polling at 60% support ahead of next year's elections....

 2018-07-17 09:29 

News24

Anger over 'callous' Magufuli remarks on prisoners...

Amnesty International has slammed Tanzanian President John Magufuli for ordering that prisoners be made to work "day and night" and be kicked if lazy....

 2018-07-17 09:24 

Mail & Guardian

Death threats and dismissals: Inside SITA's 'clean-up' probes...

Among several investigations relating to the agency are two which former president Jacob Zuma previously ordered...

 2018-07-17 09:17 

News24

WATCH: The ways Trump and Putin see eye to eye...

From collusion and meddling to wanting US-Russia relations reset, the leaders were on the same page....

 2018-07-17 09:09 

Business Live

Seven highlights from the Farnborough Air Show...

The first day of deal-making was closely fought between Airbus and Boeing, and political turbulence was centre stage...

 2018-07-17 09:09 

Business Live

Usain Bolt could swap spikes for studs with Australian soccer trial...

The sprint superstar has already trained with Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund and Norway's Stromsgodset as he pursues a dream of playing pro football...

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